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    Sale 2034

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 October 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 367

    AN ORMOLU AND BEADED-GLASS PLAFFONIER

    FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ORMOLU AND BEADED-GLASS PLAFFONIER
    FIRST HALF 20TH CENTURY
    The serpentine foliate-cast corona suspending beaded chains and tear-drop prisms
    11½ in. (29 cm.) high; 23 5/8 in. (60 cm.) diameter


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    With its finely-cast ormolu corona and beaded glass strands, the present plaffonier is reminiscent of designs produced by the houses of Jansen and Edward F. Caldwell during the first half of the 20th century.

    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF HELENE A. RICKETTS, HOUSTON, TEXAS (LOTS 359-383)